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Affirmant vs. Deponent

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Affirmantnoun

One who affirms or asserts.

Deponentadjective

(of some Latin, Greek, Sanskrit, Scandinavian or Old Irish verbs) Having passive form (that is, conjugating like the passive voice), but an active meaning. (Such verbs, originally reflexive, are considered to have laid aside their passive meanings.)

Affirmantnoun

(legal) One who affirms of taking an oath.

Deponentnoun

(legal) A witness; especially one who gives information under oath, in a deposition concerning facts known to him or her.

Affirmantnoun

One who affirms or asserts.

Deponentnoun

(grammar) A deponent verb.

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Affirmantnoun

One who affirms, instead of taking an oath.

Deponentnoun

One who deposes or testifies under oath; one who gives evidence; usually, one who testifies in writing.

Deponentnoun

A deponent verb.

Deponentadjective

Having a passive form with an active meaning, as certain latin and Greek verbs.

Deponentnoun

a person who testifies or gives a deposition

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